2020 ICD-10-PCS Procedure Code 02BL3ZZ

Excision of Left Ventricle, Percutaneous Approach

Version 2020 Billable Code Non-covered Procedure Codes Not Covered Medicare

Valid for Submission

02BL3ZZ is a billable procedure code but might not be covered by Medicare. 02BL3ZZ is used to indicate the performance of excision of left ventricle, percutaneous approach. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The procedure code 02BL3ZZ is in the medical and surgical section and is part of the heart and great vessels body system, classified under the excision operation. The applicable bodypart is ventricle, left.

ICD-10-PCS:02BL3ZZ
Short Description:Excision of Left Ventricle, Percutaneous Approach
Long Description:Excision of Left Ventricle, Percutaneous Approach

ICD-10-PCS Details

Position Designation Character Label Notes
1 Section 0 Medical and Surgical
2 Body System 2 Heart and Great Vessels
3 Operation B Excision

Involves:
Cutting out or off, without replacement, a portion of a body part

Explanation:
The qualifier DIAGNOSTIC is used to identify excision procedures that are biopsies

Includes:

  • Partial nephrectomy, liver biopsy

4 BodyPart L Ventricle, Left
5 Approach 3 Percutaneous

Involves:
Entry, by puncture or minor incision, of instrumentation through the skin or mucous membrane and any other body layers necessary to reach the site of the procedure

6 Device Z No Device

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the sixth character to indicate that a specific device does not apply to the procedure.

7 Qualifier Z No Qualifier

Explanation:
The value Z is used for the seventh character to indicate that a specific qualifier does not apply to the procedure.

Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The procedure code 02BL3ZZ is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 228 - OTHER CARDIOTHORACIC PROCEDURES WITH MCC
  • 229 - OTHER CARDIOTHORACIC PROCEDURES WITHOUT MCC

Convert 02BL3ZZ to ICD-9-PCS

The following crosswalk between ICD-10-PCS to ICD-9-PCS is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

What is ICD-10-PCS?

The ICD-10 Procedure Coding System (ICD-10-PCS) is a catalog of procedural codes used by medical professionals for hospital inpatient healthcare settings. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) maintain the catalog in the U.S. releasing yearly updates. This 2020 ICD-10-PCS code is to be used for discharges occurring from October 1, 2019 through September 30, 2020.

Each ICD-10-PCS code has a structure of seven alphanumeric characters and contains no decimals. The first character defines the major "section". Depending on the "section" the second through seventh characters mean different things.